Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Provide a warm welcome to Museum visitors and help keep art safe by checking coats and other personal items. Lend strollers and wheelchairs and manage Lost & Found. Know and be able to share basic Museum guidelines.
Volunteers are part of the Security & Visitor Services staff/volunteer team. Volunteers also serve as informal ambassadors by providing basic Museum information and answering questions from out of town visitors.
Great opportunity for volunteers who enjoy meeting visitors from all over the world. Position allows volunteer to sit; may read or study during down time. Position does require use of computer to look up information on Internet for visitors. Open to volunteers age 16 and up.
Two regular shifts per month.Weekday, weeknight and weekend shifts available.
About Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
4525 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO 64111, US
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is dedicated to the enjoyment and understanding of the visual arts and varied cultures they represent. It is committed through its collections and programs to being a vital partner in the educational and cultural life of Kansas City and a preeminent institution both nationally and internationally. It strives to achieve this goal by adherence to the highest professional standards in the collection, preservation, exhibition and interpretation of art.
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City is recognized nationally and internationally as one of the nation's finest encyclopedic art museums. The Nelson-Atkins serves the community by providing access and insight into its renowned collection of more than 34,500 art objects, and is best known for its Asian art, European paintings, modern sculpture and photography.